We Keep You Up On How To Stay Secure
If you are breached each VISA/MasterCard, Discover and Amex can each charge you up to $250,000.
The big box stores are secure now, so hackers are targeting small businesses about 95% of the time. Just the fines from one breach are enough to put most small businesses out of business..
Just search the web for small business breaches.
Unfortunately, most businesses don’t recognize the value of being secure until they are breached. Then with the hundreds of dollars of fines they incur, it is too late. Most go out of business.
We offer a whole suite will help you sleep better at night. You can read about each one in detail by clicking on them in the menu to the left.
If you are with Swipe for a Cause, you are already PCI Compliant. We monitor this so our merchants never end up paying non-copliance fines for not filing out a 10 minute questionnaire.
PCI Compliance assures that you know how to handle your data safely. It doesn’t, however, protect you from security breach fines.
It encrypts at the point of swipe.
It tokenizes the number.
You never transmit or store actual credit card data.
TransArmor is the first cost affective security solution to come on the market. It isn’t free, but for most merchants it is very inexpensive and the cost far outweighs the cost of being breached.
If you don’t know what it is, you should. All our Swipe for a Cause merchants will be ready